10 Interesting Facts About Saguenay

Facts About Saguenay

Facts About Saguenay

  • Saguenay is a city in the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec, Canada, on the Saguenay River.
  • The city is divided into three boroughs: Chicoutimi, Jonquière and La Baie.
  • Saguenay was formed on February 18, 2002, by amalgamating the cities of Chicoutimi, Jonquière, La Baie and Laterrière, along with the municipalities of Lac-Kénogami and Shipshaw and part of the township of Tremblay.
  • The highest temperature ever recorded in Saguenay was 39.4 °C on August 18, 1935. The coldest temperature ever recorded was −45.0 °C on February 5, 1916.
  • Saguenay is the seat of the judicial district of Chicoutimi.
  • Saguenay sister city Camrose, Alberta, Canada.
  • Saguenay is located in a depression in the Canadian shield called the Saguenay Graben, which has a somewhat more temperate climate than the surrounding region.
  • The Estimated Population of Saguenay is 145,965.
  • Saguenay geographical code is 941.
  • Saguenay has a branch of the University of Québec.
Facts About Saguenay
Facts About Saguenay